Patek Philippe – Apprentice Student Watchmakers
Patek Philippe is the last family-owned independent Genevan Watch Manufacturer.
We are currently enrolling to fill the following three positions at our Patek Philippe Institute in Geneva, Switzerland
Apprentice Student Watchmakers
As an Apprentice Watchmaker you will complete a 21 to 24 month course in Geneva, Switzerland to achieve an accreditation. French lessons form part of the criteria for this course.
If successful, thereafter you will work in our UK Service Centre in Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire.
You must be able to relocate to Geneva in the autumn of 2019 without any restrictions then, upon graduating in 2021, relocate to Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire.
You will receive a remuneration package, including a monthly allowance, and all accommodation and travel costs will be paid for.
Ideally candidates will have no previous experience in the watchmaking industry.
However, you will need to have a good aptitude and experience for mechanical work.
A good level of English is required to read and interpret technical documents.
*Interviews, workshop assessments, theory & practical exams will take place 11th to 14th June 2019.
The company carries out DBS, reference and work permit checks during the pre-employment process.
Employment is subject to a successful apprenticeship and accreditation.